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NYSE:KOP - Koppers Stock Price, Forecast & News

$38.61
+0.87 (+2.31 %)
(As of 12/13/2019 08:02 AM ET)
Today's Range
$36.68
Now: $38.61
$38.86
50-Day Range
$30.25
MA: $37.01
$44.05
52-Week Range
$15.00
Now: $38.61
$44.75
Volume137,458 shs
Average Volume149,142 shs
Market Capitalization$799.23 million
P/E Ratio11.03
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.18
Koppers Holdings Inc, through its subsidiaries, provides treated wood products, wood treatment chemicals, and carbon compounds in the United States and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Railroad and Utility Products and Services (RUPS), Performance Chemicals (PC), and Carbon Materials and Chemicals (CMC). The RUPS segment procures and treats crossties, switch ties, and various types of lumber used for railroad bridges and crossings. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Lumber & wood products, except furniture
Sub-IndustryCommodity Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIP50060P10
Phone412-227-2001

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.71 billion
Cash Flow$6.26 per share
Book Value$3.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$23.40 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,229
Market Cap$799.23 million
Next Earnings Date3/6/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Koppers (NYSE:KOP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Koppers' stock symbol?

Koppers trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KOP."

How were Koppers' earnings last quarter?

Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE:KOP) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 7th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.24 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.97 by $0.27. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $474.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $485.13 million. Koppers had a return on equity of 81.83% and a net margin of 2.40%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 7.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.73 EPS. View Koppers' Earnings History.

When is Koppers' next earnings date?

Koppers is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, March 6th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Koppers.

What guidance has Koppers issued on next quarter's earnings?

Koppers issued an update on its FY 2019 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Monday, November, 25th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.35-3.55 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.39. The company issued revenue guidance of $$1.8-1.8 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $$1.83 billion.

What price target have analysts set for KOP?

2 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Koppers' shares. Their forecasts range from $45.00 to $50.00. On average, they anticipate Koppers' stock price to reach $47.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 23.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Koppers.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Koppers?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Koppers in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Koppers.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Koppers stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Koppers stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Koppers Holdings Inc., with corporate headquarters in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is an integrated global provider of treated wood products, wood treatment chemicals and carbon compounds. Their products and services are used in a variety of niche applications in a diverse range of end-markets, including the railroad, specialty chemical, utility, residential lumber, agriculture, aluminum, steel, rubber and construction industries. Including their joint ventures, the company serve their customers through a comprehensive global manufacturing and distribution network, with facilities located in North America, South America, Australasia, China and Europe. " (11/13/2019)
  • 2. Barrington Research analysts commented, "We are reiterating our OUTPERFORM investment rating and price target of $35. Opinion OUTPERFORM Suitability/Risk (12 mo) $35 Target 26% LT EPS Growth Rate 18% Market Data Price $27.86 52‐Wk High $36.70 52‐Wk Low $15.00 Market Cap (mil) $576.2 Enterprise Value (mil) 1,667 Shares Outstanding (mil) 20.683 Insider Ownership 5% Institutional Ownership 97% Average Daily Volume 98,955 Financial / Equity (LTM) NM LT Debt/Capital 89.48% EV/EBITDA (LTM) 10.0x Price/Sales (LTM) 0.3x Price/Book NM Dividend $0.00 Dividend Yield 0.00% 634‐6343 FactSet Research Systems Revenue ($ mil)(est. in Adj. EPS ($)(est." (8/13/2019)

Has Koppers been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about KOP stock has trended somewhat positive on Friday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Koppers earned a daily sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Koppers.

Are investors shorting Koppers?

Koppers saw a decline in short interest during the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 207,200 shares, a decline of 11.4% from the October 31st total of 233,800 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 126,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.6 days. Approximately 1.1% of the company's stock are short sold. View Koppers' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Koppers' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Koppers own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Koppers investors own include Alcoa (AA), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), CVS Health (CVS), Alibaba Group (BABA), Lam Research (LRCX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Starbucks (SBUX), AbbVie (ABBV) and Bank of America (BAC).

Who are Koppers' key executives?

Koppers' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Leroy M. Ball Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Michael J. Zugay, CFO & Treasurer (Age 67)
  • Mr. Steven R. Lacy, Chief Admin. Officer, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 63)
  • Mr. James A. Sullivan, Sr. VP of Railroad Products and Services & Global Carbon Materials and Chemicals (Age 55)
  • Mr. Mark R. McCormack, VP of Australian Operations - Koppers Inc. (Age 59)

Who are Koppers' major shareholders?

Koppers' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (4.20%), State Street Corp (2.98%), Millennium Management LLC (1.33%), Phocas Financial Corp. (1.08%), Squarepoint Ops LLC (0.41%) and Rhumbline Advisers (0.32%). Company insiders that own Koppers stock include Albert J Neupaver, Bradley A Pearce, Christian A Nielsen, Cynthia A Baldwin, Daniel R Groves, Fleetwood S Hassell, James A Sullivan, Jianzhong Zhu, Joseph P Dowd, Leslie S Hyde, Louann E Tronsberg-Deihle, M Leroy Ball, Mark R Mccormack, Michael Zugay, R Michael Johnson, Stephen C Reeder, Steven R Lacy, Thomas D Loadman and Xudong Feng. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Koppers.

Which major investors are selling Koppers stock?

KOP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Mackay Shields LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Man Group plc, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, AE Wealth Management LLC and Barclays PLC. Company insiders that have sold Koppers company stock in the last year include Bradley A Pearce, Leslie S Hyde, Mark R Mccormack, Steven R Lacy and Xudong Feng. View Insider Buying and Selling for Koppers.

Which major investors are buying Koppers stock?

KOP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Squarepoint Ops LLC, Phocas Financial Corp., Wakefield Asset Management LLLP, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, Zeke Capital Advisors LLC, Commonwealth Equity Services LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and Bailard Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Koppers stock in the last two years include Albert J Neupaver, Fleetwood S Hassell, James A Sullivan, M Leroy Ball, Michael Zugay and R Michael Johnson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Koppers.

How do I buy shares of Koppers?

Shares of KOP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Koppers' stock price today?

One share of KOP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.61.

How big of a company is Koppers?

Koppers has a market capitalization of $799.23 million and generates $1.71 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $23.40 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.50 on an earnings per share basis. Koppers employs 2,229 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Koppers.

What is Koppers' official website?

The official website for Koppers is http://www.koppers.com/.

How can I contact Koppers?

Koppers' mailing address is 436 SEVENTH AVENUE, PITTSBURGH PA, 15219. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 412-227-2001 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Koppers (NYSE KOP)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  273 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  277 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  550
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Koppers and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KOP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KOP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/13/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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